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Chamber Job Fair on April 27 in Oceanwood at Ocean Park

The Biddeford & Saco Chamber of Commerce and the Old Orchard Beach Chamber of Commerce are partnering to co-host a regional job fair to help match job seekers with the many positions currently available in businesses and organizations in the region.

The Job Fair will be held at the Oceanwood Camp & Conference Center, located at 17 Royal St. in Ocean Park, on April 27 from 3-6 p.m.

About 40 local businesses and organizations will have tables at the job fair, with representatives available to discuss employment options and take applications. Major local businesses and organizations such as MaineHealth, Sweetser, and Funtown/Splashtown USA will be in attendance, along with local nonprofits, restaurants, campgrounds, and municipalities.

“In addition to full-time work, many participating companies are hiring for flexible seasonal and part-time roles, so we hope to attract teenagers, retirees and everyone else not currently in the workforce to attend. this job fair,” said Kim Howard, executive director of the Old Orchard Beach Chamber of Commerce.

“Our members continue to say hiring is one of their top business challenges today,” said Jim LaBelle, executive director of Biddeford & Saco Chamber. “We hope this event will be useful both to our members and to anyone looking for employment locally.

All potential candidates are invited to participate in this free job fair. Pre-registration is not mandatory for job seekers, although it is encouraged. For more information or to register, send your CV to [email protected] or [email protected]